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synonyms for withstood

  • borne
  • encountered
  • endured
  • experienced
  • felt
  • known
  • shared
  • supported
  • met with
  • submitted to
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How to use withstood in a sentence

I called you, daughter, because Gus withstood me out and out about Heaven doth with us as we 132 with torches do.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
Stuart withstood the surprise attack very well and did not retreat in a panic, as might have been expected.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
He was, however, so scientifically and securely built, that he withstood all the rough usage he received.
DIGBY HEATHCOTEW.H.G. KINGSTON
A fragment of wall, that had withstood the ravages made by the war in the adjoining fences of wood, fortunately crossed his path.
THE SPYJ. FENIMORE COOPER
The Engagement then grew desperate, for they on either Side fired in amain, whilst we withstood their Force.
THE CITY BRIDE (1696)JOSEPH HARRIS
He possessed a brave soul, and had withstood every oppression, since being made prisoner, with astonishing fortitude.
THE EXPEDITIONS OF ZEBULON MONTGOMERY PIKE, VOLUME II (OF 3)ELLIOTT COUES
Villa Rubein withstood the influence of the day, and wore its usual look of rest and isolation.
VILLA RUBEIN AND OTHER STORIESJOHN GALSWORTHY
Aquileia received and withstood the first shock of the invasion.
THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIREEDWARD GIBBON
One wing showed the effect of weathering, but it was an all-metal Roamer of the latest model and it had withstood the ordeal well.
THE ONSLAUGHT FROM RIGELFLETCHER PRATT
Gregory was a younger man than Tomlinson and had withstood their recent physical discomforts much better.
MOTOR MATT'S MYSTERYSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
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WORDS RELATED TO WITHSTOOD

  • borne
  • encountered
  • endured
  • experienced
  • felt
  • known
  • met with
  • shared
  • submitted to
  • supported
  • withstood
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.